Drugs

Dangers of Inaccurate or Incorrect Prescriptions

Dangers of Inaccurate or Incorrect Prescriptions When people get sick, doctors will inevitably analyze the symptoms, diagnose the problem, and hand out a list if medications that can help alleviate the symptoms. For the most part, doctors suggest prescription drugs rather than over-the-counter medication. This is largely because if the over-the-counter ones actually worked, then …

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Medicinal Herbs Advantages of Using Medicinal Plants and Herbs

Medicinal Herbs – Advantages of Using Medicinal Plants and Herbs The use and study of medicinal herbs as alternative medicine is an unproven and inexact science, though their usage has spanned through centuries. Though the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) has only been established in …

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Potential Problems With Using Muscle Relaxants

Potential Problems With Using Muscle Relaxants Muscle relaxants are a popular product nowadays, particularly among the fitness-conscious “weekend warrior” crowd. These particular medications are usually doctor-prescribed. Based on research and user feedback, reports about the side effects of muscle relaxant medications have been received and documented. Some of these side effects occur when muscle relaxants …

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A New Definition Of Drug And Alcohol Addiction And Treatment – Substance Abuse Has No Societal Boundaries

A New Definition Of Drug And Alcohol Addiction And Treatment – Substance Abuse Has No Societal Boundaries An addict is not considered an addict just because he drinks and drugs too much, nor because his life spirals downwards because of drugs. These are just predictable symptoms of the progressive disease. Perhaps if we had a …

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Teen Drug Use Warning Signs

Teen Drug Use Warning Signs Teen drug use is on the rise again with the recent introduction of club drugs and the rapid spread of methamphetamines. Teens are exposed to more and more opportunities to use drugs through the increase in availability as well as opportunity since many parents work, leaving their children home alone. …

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